Slant Top Desk

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-63767

Description

Slanted lid; four graduated drawers; turned columns; interior has three sections; ornaments.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fall-front desks
desks
American linden (wood)
cherry (wood)
Norway spruce (wood)
cherry (wood)
Empire (style)
Cherry
Pine
Basswood
Empire
Desk, Slant-top

Associated Building

Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.),

Additional Identification Number

P1143

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

44.625 x 41.625 x 18 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Caroline Barr Wade

Accession Number

1987.927

Places

New Hampshire (United States)